Secretary/Treasurer: Richard B. Meyer
(Hailey) helped stop
the open pit molybdenum mine at Castle Peak in the early 1970s. Dick
is an architect in Ketchum and has donated his map skills to
conservation groups for nearly 40 years.
Evelyn Backman Phillips
(Hailey) is a graphic artist, noted
for her maps of Central Idaho. Evelyn was a co-founder of the Idaho
Mountain Express newspaper. She was the original designer for BWCCs
logo, stationery and web site.
Honorary Board Member: Ernest Day
(Boise) was a key leader in creating the Sawtooth National
Recreation Area in 1972. His aerial photos of Castle Peak helped
stop the proposed open pit molybdenum mine there. He also helped
designate the Sawtooth Wilderness in 1972.
Update: February 12, 2008, Ernie Day died today in Boise at age 89.
READ what Idaho's foremost
conservation reporter wrote in the Idaho Statesman.
BWCC Director: Lynne K. Stone
(Ketchum) a former ski retailer, is an outdoor guidebook
author (Adventures In Idaho's Sawtooth Country, published
by The Mountaineers, Seattle). She has worked in Idaho conservation
issues for 26 years.
mining work, BWCC has contracted
with Tom Blanchard (Bellevue). Tom is a retired Blaine County
Commissioner and mining historian. BWCC also hires seasonal part-time
contractors for wilderness and wildlife advocacy programs.
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